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Wardlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wardlow in Derbyshire, from Old English weard ‘watch’ + hlaw ‘hill’. Compare Wardlaw.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Wardlaw, Wadlow, Wardle, Barlow, Harlow, Farlow, Callow, Ludlow

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Wardlow Family Origin

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Wardlow Family Occupations

What did your Wardlow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wardlow. A less common occupation for the Wardlow family was Farming. The most common Wardlow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Wardlow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wardlow ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Wardlow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wardlow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wardlow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wardlow

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wardlow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Wardlow. For the veterans among your Wardlow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wardlow Life Expectancy

What is the average Wardlow lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Wardlow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wardlow in 1948 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wardlow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wardlow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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